Library offering grab-and-go meals

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Fresh produce distribution at the St. Louis County Library in 2020.

The St. Louis County Library and Operation Food Search began offering free grab-and-go meals for students at county libraries Aug. 23, including South County at the Weber Road Branch, 4444 Weber Road. 

Meals are available for pick up at the Weber Road branch Monday through Friday from 2:30 to 4 p.m. 

Families with children ages 5 to 18 can pick up shelf-stable meals, free of charge. 

For more information and for a list of all branches offering grab-and-go meals, visit www.slcl.org/after-school-meals. 

The library’s Drive-thru Meals program, started in March 2020, provided almost 2 million curbside meals, and ended Aug. 20.

(Steve, Tom and Ed), seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren. His wife Agnes is 95 and they are still happily married. 

“They lived next door to the oldest living couple in St. Louis County two years ago,” Ed said. “There’s something in the water in that area.”